Culture / Living
February 21, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA named a top producer of Fulbright students, scholars
The University of Georgia's 15 Fulbright students and six Fulbright scholars for the 2016-2017 academic year have landed it among the top producing Fulbright institutions in the country-the first time the university has been named to the collective top students and scholars list.
February 20, 2017 | General News
Finalists selected for UGA’s Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges have selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia's 2017 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest.
February 20, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Three faculty members receive Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Three University of Georgia faculty members have been named recipients of the Richard B. Russell Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, the university's highest early career teaching honor.
February 16, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Joe Watson appointed Carolyn Caudell Tieger Professor of Public Affairs Communications
The University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication has appointed Joseph Watson, Jr. as the first Carolyn Caudell Tieger Professor of Public Affairs Communications.
February 15, 2017 | Events on Campus
UGA students compete to ‘Raise the Dough’ for local hunger relief
Beginning Feb. 17, students with the Campus Kitchen at the University of Georgia will compete against other Campus Kitchens across the nation in a weeklong "Raise the Dough" online fundraising challenge.
February 15, 2017 | Research News
Study: Swishing with mouth rinse may improve athletic performance
Endurance athletes looking to improve their times might consider swishing with a mouth rinse that contains a little sugar during their next performance.
February 9, 2017 | General News
Peabody Media Center joins forces with FUSION and The Root for Black History Month
The Peabody Media Center, FUSION and The Root have launched a content partnership that will bring Peabody's rich media archive together with FUSION's diverse voices to explore issues of contemporary importance. This endeavor marks the first industry collaboration for the Peabody Media Center, a scholarly outreach arm of the prestigious Peabody Awards based at the University of Georgia, since it was launched last November.
February 8, 2017 | Honors & Awards
UGA recognized by AACSB International as an innovator in business education
A women's initiative for students in the University of Georgia Terry College of Business was commended as an "innovation that inspires" by AACSB International, the largest business education network and accrediting organization in the world.
February 6, 2017 | Research News
A concussion may affect your driving even after symptoms disappear, says study
The effects a concussion has on driving a vehicle may continue to linger even after the symptoms disappear, according to a new study by University of Georgia researchers.
February 5, 2017 | Honors & Awards
University of Georgia unveils 2017 Bulldog 100 rankings; Chicken Salad Chick tops list
The University of Georgia Alumni Association recognized the 100 fastest-growing companies owned or operated by UGA alumni during the eighth annual Bulldog 100 Celebration on Feb. 4 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.
February 3, 2017 | Honors & Awards
Georgia Museum of Art receives statewide awards
The Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries presented the Georgia Museum of Art at the University Georgia with five awards at its annual conference, held in Augusta, Georgia, Jan. 18-20. The museum received the following awards: Education Program of the Year, Student Project, Exhibition of the Year, Community Service Award, and Museum Professional of the Year.
February 3, 2017 | Events on Campus
Georgia Museum of Art to show prints by Michael Ellison
The Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia will present the exhibition "Michael Ellison: Urban Impressions" from Feb. 18 through May 21.
February 1, 2017 | General News
Matthew Auer named dean of UGA School of Public and International Affairs
Matthew Auer, a veteran administrator and policy scholar, has been named dean of the University of Georgia School of Public and International Affairs.
January 31, 2017 | Research News
Intimate partner violence among youth linked to suicide, weapons and drug use
Adolescents who are violent toward their romantic partners are also more likely to think about or attempt suicide, carry a weapon, threaten others with a weapon and use drugs or alcohol than peers in non-violent relationships.
January 31, 2017 | Events on Campus
Author Colm Tóibín coming to UGA as Delta Visiting Chair
The Jane and Harry Willson Center for Humanities and Arts will welcome internationally acclaimed Irish writer Colm Tóibín to the University of Georgia as the second annual Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding March 15-17.